The Deep Plane Facelift is to decrease your age cautiously by AgeLoc Transformation to get the facial bright, firm, not fake, and natural. This doesn’t need to worry whether it’s going to be the fake Botox or Filler. Typically, this technique is popular so far among celebrities. When their age grows older, the sagging will be clearer because wrinkle and sagging refer to people age and will affect to their confidence.
Types of Deep Plane Facelift
- Forehead Lift/Temporal Lift
- Mid to Lower Facelift
- Neck Lift
Patients are able to select all types for surgery depended on person’s sagging. The sagging is measured by the content of flabby skin and flabby or floppy face as forehead, outer corner of eye, nasolabial fold until lower chin.
Who is related for Deep Plane Facelift?
- Eyebrow ptosis or outer corner of eye ptosis
- Epicanthic fold over lateral eyelid
- Flabby cheek
- Sagging mouth corner
- Nasolabial and smile line
- Floppy neck and chin skin
If you meet more than problems above, you better consider yourself to have Facelift technique to get a facial firm or knowns as “Lifting”. At Dr. Alex Clinic, we provide the Deep Plane technique, goes in muscle layer or closely with internal bone that difficult in accessing.
SMAS Technique is an old technique, to pulling the subcutaneous face directly. SMAS is skin muscle layers with the transparent subcutaneous tissue. This technique includes disadvantage so as limit lifting. If your skin is lifted too deep, it will increase risky on the negative wound recover.
Deep Plane Face Lift technique allows surgeons to operate into the main particular part, for example, the nasal part or mouth corner. If comparing to the original technique, the lifted skin layer is the tissue over SMAS layer. Deep Plain technique will operate at the muscle layer under SMAS, which is able to pull and access close to particular areas in the middle face: from lower eyelid until lateral nose over lip (See the triangle point in figure). The deteriorate fat on this part is such the most significant point to show your face looking aging which such original technique couldn’t be able to access into this part. The Face Lift technique with the deeper layer can approach closer into the fat layer to lift concerning to firmness and turning to adolescence.
To get the surgical result as needs isn’t based only on patients, but also the preparation care both before and after surgeries.
Preparation care before surgery
- Stop taking the NSAID as Aspirin, cigarette, some supplementary food and herb caused Blood Coagulation: garlic or fish oil at least 2 weeks before surgery
- Shampoo in the morning before operation to prevent infection
- For patient with hypertension is needed to control their blood pressure as usual within 2 weeks before surgery.
- Stop smoking within 1-2 weeks before surgery
- Be ready to stop working for 7-10 days for full facial lift and 5-7 days for some facial part
- Should bring your friend on the surgery day
Face Lift technique currently goes improved so far and highly safe. It can perform according to your skin type. To remove the flabby part and facial repairing is to consider more about rightness and the long-term side effects. You can explain your needs to the surgeon in detail before deciding. The surgical location and surgeon, so, are the main procedure for patient’s choice.
Postoperative care after surgery
- Sleep by raising you head up high for a week to reduce the swelling
- Stop all exercise activities that affect your wound for 2 weeks and keep your wound dry for 2-3 days
- Able to shampoo softly for 2-3 days after surgery